Mount Lowe Photograph Collection

1892-1921


Descriptive Summary

Title: Mount Lowe Photograph Collection
Dates: 1892-1921
Collection Number: P-172
Creator/Collector:
Extent: .2 linear feet (Boxes: ½ letter; 2 ½ letter)
Repository: Seaver Center for Western History Research, Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County
Abstract: Photographs and negatives (glass, film and lantern slides). Scenes of Mt. Lowe including construction of the Mt.Lowe Railroad. Many snow scenes. All by W.H. Hill, Pasadena photographer, except for one by George Wharton James. Also prints and a negative of Battleship "Illinois" displayed at 1893 World's Fair taken by Vroman. circa 1892-1921, undated. See also GC 1121 Mount Lowe Collection
Language of Material: English

Access

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Preferred Citation

Mount Lowe Photograph Collection. Seaver Center for Western History Research, Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County

Scope and Content of Collection

Photographs and negatives (glass, film and lantern slides). Scenes of Mt. Lowe including construction of the Mt.Lowe Railroad. Many snow scenes. All by W.H. Hill, Pasadena photographer, except for one by George Wharton James. Also prints and a negative of Battleship "Illinois" displayed at 1893 World's Fair taken by Vroman. circa 1892-1921, undated. See also GC 1121 Mount Lowe Collection

Indexing Terms

Mount Lowe Railway